Thu, Sep

53 Armed insurgents were killed


During the past 24 hour, Afghan National Defense and Security Forces conducted joined offensive operations in order to protect lives and properties of people also defeating the insurgents in different parts of the country that as a result, 53 insurgents including 3 Taliban’s local commanders were killed 30 were wounded and 6 suspected persons were arrested .

This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Logar, Paktia,Paktika, Ghazni,Kandahar,Uruzgan,Herat,Faryab, Kunduz , Takhar , Balkh and Helmand provinces . During these operations in Charkh district of Logar province 26 Taliban’s militants were killed 8 were wounded and 7 motorbikes were destroyed,  in Sangeen and Nahrsaraj districts of Helmand province 14 insurgents including 3 local commanders of Taliban ( Mulla ghani , Mawlawi and Haji karimullah ) were killed 19 were wounded and one vehicle loaded of ammunitions was destroyed , in Dehbala district of Nangarhar province 12 ISIL members were killed and ISIL’s Weapons and ammunition depot was destroyed. Similarly, as a result of this operation in Bzkandahar district of Kundoz city one insurgent was killed and 3 others were wounded, in Bagram district of Parwan province 6 suspected persons arrested. Afghan National Army as nation’s defense force are ready to give sacrifice to ensure peace and security for people and has strong determination to eliminate terror groups.